Kelyn

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692
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Origin and Meaning of Kelyn

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     English
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     Gaelic
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     Irish
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     Hebrew
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K is for knowledge, an avid learner

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

L is for lucky, who is more?

Y is for young, the years never show!

N is for noteworthy, just like your achievements

Notable Persons Named Kelyn

Kelyn Rowe is a soccer player for the New England Revolution, UCLA Bruins men's soccer, United States men's national under-18 soccer team, and United States men's national under-20 soccer team. Kelyn was born on December 2nd, 1991 in Federal Way, Washington, United States.

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How popular is the baby name Kelyn in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1981 5 5 0
1984 7 7 0
1985 8 8 0
1986 15 9 6
1987 16 11 5
1988 15 10 5
1989 9 9 0
1990 7 7 0
1991 6 6 0
1992 17 8 9
1993 16 11 5
1994 15 8 7
1995 23 12 11
1996 16 9 7
1997 21 15 6
1998 28 17 11
1999 31 18 13
2000 23 12 11
2001 27 16 11
2002 13 7 6
2003 24 17 7
2004 22 12 10
2005 28 12 16
2006 35 22 13
2007 30 16 14
2008 33 18 15
2009 26 16 10
2010 28 13 15
2011 28 18 10
2012 20 10 10
2013 26 13 13
2014 23 13 10
2015 14 0 14
2016 19 9 10
2017 18 9 9
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Kelyn

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Fun Facts about the name Kelyn

  • How Popular is the name Kelyn? Kelyn is the 13,302nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kelyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 692 babies born with the first name Kelyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kelyn to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kelyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kelyn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kelyn is Thursday, July 7th, 1898.
  • What year had the most people named Kelyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kelyn was in 2006 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Kelyn: Your name in reverse order is Nylek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kleyn. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Kelyn born Apr 29, 1999

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Sumatra approximately on 475. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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